OUR LOCAL COMMUNITY IS IMPORTANT
The concept of TShopbiz Group came from co-founders James Fountain and Vicki Christie who have done the hard yards, like many other small business they took a risk starting their business and bringing the group together and hoped the local community would embrace their ideas. From humble beginnings the Group has grown to be a thriving professional organisation but they have not forgotten those beginnings and the many communities that now support them. Through a professionally managed program that looks at a mutually beneficial exchange of skills and resources TShopbiz Group support:
Member of Caloundra Chamber of Commerce
TShopBiz understands business owners can be incredibly busy and don’t always have the time to leave their business during the day to visit retail outlets so our staff attend Chamber Meetings and regularly have a trade desk for the members to seek help.
Member of Kawana Chamber Of Commerce
The Kawana area is a fast growing and vibrant community and with the new hospital precinct well under way it is also becoming a business hub. Telstra Store Kawana has become a member of the Kawana Chamber Of Commerce and staff regularly attend Chamber meetings and run trade desks and Telecommunication s and IT updates for members.
Moffat Beach Netball
TShopBiz supports Moffat Beach Netball and was proud to provide them with a new marquee in 2014 so the girls no longer sat in the sun on game days.
Redland Bay Chamber
In 2015 Telstra Business Centre Slacks Creek became a Sponsor and Member of the Redland Bay Chamber of Commerce and the Redland Bay Business Women’s Network. Working within the Chamber and Network our staff provide technology updates and vital information on the roll out of the NBN Network.
Maroochydore Chamber of Commerce
Through a close working relationship and membership of the Maroochydore Chamber of Commerce, TShopBiz in 2014 have also become sponsors of the Sunshine Coast Business Expo and a Sponsor of the Sunshine Coast Business Awards. TShopBiz takes a very proactive position in contributing to the overall economy of the Sunshine Coast.
Zonta International does fantastic work worldwide in advancing the status of women. Recognising the importance of Zonta’s work, TShopBiz through their Telstra Licensed Store Caloundra offers financial and in-kind assistance to the local branch, Zonta International District 22 so they can intern increase their assistance to the local community.
Daniel Morcombe Foundation
Each year SCTI Group and their staff help raise funds for the Daniel Morcombe Foundation through recognition of the Day For Daniel in each retail outlet. In 2014 TShopBiz have contributed further helping out with some funding and expert assistance with management of social media platforms for the Foundation.
2016 has seen Telstra Store Nambour and the Telstra Business Centre Sunshine Coast become a major sponsor of Yandina Cricket. The Yandina Cricket club plays a vital role connecting communities through the Sunshine Coast Hinterland and in developing tomorrow’s champions. Being present within the club and helping them in some way be more successful TShopBiz Group is supporting a the health of the local community.
Caloundra Film Festival
The Caloundra Film Festival is taking the Sunshine Coast to the world and importantly bringing the world to the Sunshine Coast. TShopBiz has seen the importance in particular of the student showcase and as the relationship grows are providing much needed funds to the organisers to developed the student and mobile phones categories to take the art of movie making to a whole new audience.